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A former aide to the immediate past President Goodluck Jonathan, has spoken concerning the incessant attacks and killing of Nigerians by Fulani herdsmen. Posting sterling revelations by Professor Charles Adisa of the Chinua Achebe Center for Leadership and Development, about...
In preparation of the upcoming 2018 planting season, Agro News Nigeria has acquired a new two hundred (250) hectares farm land for sesame and Bambara nut farming in Jigawa state. The two hundred (250) hectares located at Tare Balarabe village,...
One of the biggest challenges that confront beans and grains farmers and merchants in the country is how to effectively control weevils and beetles in their stored products. This has led to the indiscriminate use of excessive chemicals by many...
A pilot dry season wheat production project in three local government areas of Bauchi State is expected to provide 8,000 metric tons of wheat for Nigerian milling companies to meet the needs of confectionaries in the country. The local governments...
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has stated that the production of rice locally has increased to 70per cent following the introduction of the Anchor Borrowers Programme by the federal government. Head of Development Finance Department of the Bank, Mr....
The Coordinator of natnudO Foods' Broiler Outgrower Scheme tagged natnuPreneur, Mr. Gbolade Adewole, has disclosed that only 30% of chicken consumed in Nigeria every year is produced locally. In an interview, he said that as a result of the...
The Minister of State for Agriculture, Heineken Lokpobri, on Thursday said that there was no law banning importation of maize into the country. He made this known when he appeared before the Senate Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development in...
One thousand three hundred Kano State farmers received training on measures to adopt in addressing agronomic problems as a way of improving agricultural practices in the state under World Bank’s Transforming Irrigation Management in Nigeria (TRIMMING) project. Speaking to newsmen...
The capacity building initiatives by British American Tobacco Nigeria Foundation (BATNF) since 2002 have impacted over 18,000 smallholder farmers in many parts of the country, the Foundation's Executive Director Abimbola Okoya has disclosed. She dropped the hint at the second...
Sesame farming has suffered setback this year in Katsina State as farmers in the state are gradually switching over to the cultivation of food crops for better revenue and food security. In the last three years, there was growing cultivation...

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